President’s Panel on Politics and Policy

The Intersection of Federal Policy and State Priorities

Speakers

Robert L. Ehrlich Jr., JD
Former Maryland Governor
Senior Counsel, King & Spalding LLP

Parris N. Glendening, PhD, MA
Former Maryland Governor
President, Smart Growth America's Leadership Institute
President, Governors' Institute on Community Design

 

Event Details

Tuesday, May 1
SMC Campus Center
Elm Ballrooms
Breakfast - 8 to 8:30 a.m.
Panel Discussion - 8:30 to 10 a.m.

Register here by Wednesday, April 25.

 


The President's Panel on Politics and Policy is a speaker series examining issues important to the UMB community that are likely to be affected by the new presidential administration and the new Congress.

With so much at stake in terms of health and higher education policy, federal budget priorities, and issues of civil rights and social justice, President Jay A. Perman, MD, encourages the UMB community to take part in these timely conversations.

Past Speakers

Oct. 31, 2017 - Creating Change

Derreck Kayongo, Business Visionary, Global Soap Project Founder and CEO of the National Center for Civil and Human Rights
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May 2, 2017 – Federal Budget Outlook

Matt Hourihan, American Association for the Advancement of Science
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March 21, 2017 – Higher Education

Goldie Blumenstyk, The Chronicle of Higher Education
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Feb. 28, 2017 – Social Justice

Frank Bruni, The New York Times
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Jan. 31, 2017 – Health Care

Karen Fisher, JD, Chief Public Policy Officer, Association of American Medical Colleges
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